Se­niors pre­pare for Sum­mer Pro­vin­cial Games

The Drumheller Mail - - THE DRUMHELLER MAIL - Submitted

Al­berta 55 vlus is spon­sor­ing the Cal­gary 55 vlus Sum­mer vrovin­cial Games from Au­gust BK - BF at a va­ri­ety of venues through­out Cal­gary. In­di­vid­u­als will par­tic­i­pate in Track and Dield, Slo-pitch, Ten­nis, Swim­ming, Ice Hockey, Cy­cling, Bad­minton, vick­le­ball, Golf, Horse­shoes and 5 vin Bowl­ing.

Drumheller will be well rep­re­sented with a to­tal of BF par­tic­i­pants in 5 sports. ) ver ;KK par­tic­i­pants are ex­pected to at­tend, with open­ing cer­e­monies and ban­quet on, Thurs­day Au­gust BK.

Iedal­lists from these games will qual­ify for the Al­berta team go­ing to the Canada Games in Au­gust FKB4 in @ew Brunswick.

The last sum­mer games were held in Strath­more, Al­berta in FKB5 and there were Drumheller par­tic­i­pants in three sports. This year, ; of the B4 mem­ber bowl­ing team are from Drumheller, vhil Wade is play­ing slo-pitch, Ron Bell is com­pet­ing in golf and Jim Iill­man will com­pete in cy­cling - both the recre­ational BK km and the 4K km road race.

Bowl­ing mem­bers in­clude Remie DeDoor in the men’s scratch di­vi­sion, a 55 plus team made up of Iike and Barb Barker, 3inda Traquair and Daryl Saboe and a ThK plus team - Wendy Sis­son, San­dra Ir­win, Ron jeats and Richard @odder.

The Drumheller par­tic­i­pants are part of Zone F - Big Coun­try Se­niors Sports So­ci­ety which stretches from Banff to Hanna. The Zone will send over B;K par­tic­i­pants to the Games and will have rep­re­sen­ta­tives in all sports.

Dol­low­ing the Cal­gary Sum­mer vrovin­cial Games in Au­gust, mem­bers will fo­cus on pre­par­ing for the fall games to be held in High vrairie on Septem­ber B4 - B6,

Cur­rently four in­di­vid­u­als have qual­i­fied for floor shuf­fle­board and two in­di­vid­u­als will rep­re­sent the Zone in crib­bage. The Craft com­pe­ti­tion will oc­cur on Au­gust B4 and B;,.

Watch for the re­sults these com­pe­ti­tions. of

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